Mining and Minerals

Mining in the Circular Economy

Mining in the Circular Economy
  • Date From 20th June 2019
  • Date To 20th June 2019
  • Price Free of charge
  • Location Online


This webinar will start with a concise overview of the circular economy followed by a summary of the mining industry’s engagement with the circular economy to date. It will then propose how the concept of the circular economy could help identify initiatives for progressing complex ore body development, building social licence to operate and achieving mine closure. The webinar will conclude with suggested ways that the industry could increase its contribution to the circular economy in the future.


Glen Corder

Glen is leading the Environment Centres at the Sustainable Minerals Institute at The University of Queensland, and has 30 years’ experience in the resources industries. His experience spans both research and commercial activities in the areas of industrial ecology, the circular economy and sustainability risk management framework.


20:00-21:00 AEST, 11:00-12:00 BST


A one-hour online session: 40 minutes' presentation + 20 minutes' Q&A.
Duration (for CPD recording purposes): up to one hour.

If you are recording mandatory CPD you should refer to your own regulator's requirements as recognition of CPD hours may vary.


The presentation will be delivered via GoToWebinar®. 
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You are advised to join the webinar at least ten minutes before the scheduled start time, to allow for your computer to connect.


This webinar is free of charge and open to all to attend, but if you wish to access the slides and a recording to replay on demand then you'll need to be a member of the Mining & Minerals Special Interest Group.

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